About

The Sheffield City Region Growth Hub exists to help businesses access the best possible support for growth.

The Growth Hub acts as a ‘gateway’ so that your business can access specialists in any field of business development you need; including innovation, exporting, accessing finance or training.

You will receive the same level of support no matter what sector you are in or what your postcode is. The service is designed to enable businesses across the Sheffield City Region to get the support they need to thrive.

By listening to what your business needs, the Growth Hub can refer you to the experts who can help your business grow and help the region grow too.

The aim of the Growth Hub is to encourage innovation, investment and collaboration to enable the creation of jobs and growth of the city region economy.

Sheffield City Region LEP

The Growth Hub is overseen by the Business Growth Board, which is made up of representatives from the public and private sector, and reports directly to the Sheffield City Region Local Enterprise Partnership Board.

Sheffield City Region’s economy has an output of more than £30 billion pounds per year and is home to approximately 52,000 businesses which have created and sustained approximately 700,000 jobs. The Growth Hub’s aims are to build on this base and create a stronger and bigger private sector that can compete in national and global markets. The city region is located at the strategic heart of the country and covers the local authority areas of Sheffield, Doncaster, Rotherham, Barnsley, Chesterfield, North East Derbyshire, Bolsover, Derbyshire Dales and Bassetlaw.

The SCR Growth Hub means that wherever you are in the city region you will get access to the best possible support.

Next steps

To find out if you are in the Sheffield City Region and are eligible for support use this postcode checker.

For more information about what the Growth Hub can offer, contact us.